Reasons to Love Memphis #17: Elmwood Cemetery Posted by Holly Whitfield | October 21st 2009 2025 0 Share this Post Email This Post Author: Holly Whitfield I write about what’s going on with Memphis music, food, arts, events, sports, people, and culture. Memphians love Elvis and barbeque with a passion that must be seen to be believed, but there is so much more to this place. Filed Under: Elmwood Cemetery famous dead Memphians Memphis Memphis History More South Memphis Posts 2018 Guide To Memphis Farmers Markets Memphis Fashion Week 2018 Soulsville USA Festival 2017 Show Comments Comments Carbunkle Trumpet says: October 21, 2009 at 10:32 pm You should go visit Calvary Cemetery to see “Dago” (I can say that I am Italian) hill as it is very unique and special. Reply Victoria says: February 20, 2010 at 5:02 am Is it still an operating cemetery? Here in California, I miss cemeteries with headstones. Reply Kerry (admin) says: February 22, 2010 at 1:16 pm It is – you can still buy plots there. Reply Veterans Day, a T-Shirt Conest and Elmwood’s Huge Opportunity says: November 11, 2010 at 10:40 am […] Elmwood Cemetery is poised to get a huge gift from an anonymous donor on one condition: if the historic cemetery […] Reply Leave a Comment Click here to cancel reply. Post Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.